Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Stories
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He was awarded Britain's highest honor for a children's novel, the Carnegie Medal, for THE AMAZING MAURICE AND HIS EDUCATED RODENTS (HarperCollins, 2001).
Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Stories Book Review Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Stories Book Review
Whilst there are some funny passages (actually more funny sentences) they are few and far between but it does show the beginnings of his command for the English language and viewpoints that are slightly off center which makes them funny.His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal.
Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Tales: Pratchett Dragons at Crumbling Castle: And Other Tales: Pratchett
I can see the appeal of getting out all of his work for posterity but really some things are best left in the past and forgotten. In the days of King Arthur there were no newspapers, only town criers, who went around shouting the news at the tops of their voices.
This never-before-published collection of fourteen funny and inventive tales by acclaimed author Sir Terry Pratchett, creator of the beloved and bestselling Discworld fantasy series, features a memorable cast of inept wizards, sensible heroes, and unusually adventuresome tortoises.